Beyond The Dial

By Allen Farmelo

A podcast about watches, how they work, and why they fascinate us.

  1. 1.
    Our First Watch - The Alsta x BTD Motoscaphe 120
    1:03:13
  2. 2.
    Eccentricity, Ostentation, Wealth & Watches
    42:30
  3. 3.
    Walt Odets - Going Beyond The Dial With The Original Watch Blogger
    1:45:44
  4. 4.
    Satanic Ramblings
    1:00:34
  5. 5.
    Divine Dials, Horological Hedonism & The Aesthetic Revolution
    43:29
  6. 6.
    Overlooking The Glory of Large Watches - A Case Study Featuring the Moser Pioneer Centre Seconds Limited Edition in Mad Red
    32:47
  7. 7.
    Rolex vs. Gen X
    44:46
  8. 8.
    It Glows In The Dark!
    1:03:54
  1. 9.
    From Singapore to Shanghai, Hong Kong, Taiwan, New York, London & Beyond
    2:14:44
  2. 10.
    Addressing Anti-Asian Hate (w/ James Im)
    1:14:38
  3. 11.
    Ducatis, Watches & Espresso Machines (with Jon Ferrer of Brew Watches)
    1:44:55
  4. 12.
    Beyond The Dial's Promise To Our Readers & Listeners
    28:17
  5. 13.
    How They Work 1 - The Long History of Escapements
    1:02:44
  6. 14.
    Back To Earth With The Omega Speedmaster (with Greg Bedrosian)
    1:06:10
  7. 15.
    Drifting Through Space With The Omega Speedmaster
    1:18:40
  8. 16.
    Grokking The Rolex Explorer II Polar White While Skiing Vail
    22:31
  9. 17.
    The Quartz Crisis - Part 2 - The Future of the 20th Century
    54:53
  10. 18.
    The Quartz Crisis - Part 1 (with Pedro Mendes)
    1:14:47
  11. 19.
    50 Lessons From Allen's 30-Year Watch Obsession
    49:45
  12. 20.
    Dear Horology Inc., Enough With All The New Watches!
    35:16
  13. 21.
    Wrist-Presence & The Inelegance of Tool Watches
    1:00:41
  14. 22.
    Is Your Pilot's Watch a Nazi Watch? (with Oren Hartov)
    1:04:45
  15. 23.
    The In-House Oris Calibre 400 Movement (with VJ Geronimo)
    39:01
  16. 24.
    Collecting Concepts #2 - Spreadsheets, Soccer Timers & Mindfulness with James
    1:27:45
  17. 25.
    Seiko's Dueling Factories, with David Flett & Pedro Mendes
    1:01:06
  18. 26.
    Mission Lake George - Part 2 (Allen Reflects on a Successful Mission)
    50:50
  19. 27.
    Mission Lake George - Part 1 (Concept & Plans)
    44:52
  20. 28.
    Collecting Concepts #1 - Narrowing Focus & Opening Vistas with David Flett
    1:02:40
  21. 29.
    Episode 40 - Horological Meditation II
    12:12
  22. 30.
    Episode 39 - 10 Watches Allen Has Flipped Recently & Why
    1:08:42
  23. 31.
    Episode 38 - Patina = (Entropy x Time) → Poetry = (Meaning + Consensus) ∴ Fauxtina ≠ Poetry
    1:20:29
  24. 32.
    Episode 37 - Coral Restoration Foundation's Martha Roesler on Reviving The Carysfort Reef
    56:42
  25. 33.
    Episode 36 - Divergent Aesthetic Arrows & Sub-Cultural Tribalism
    1:04:22
  26. 34.
    Episode 35 - Pedro Mendes on Watches, Wardrobe & The Aesthetic Revolution
    1:14:36
  27. 35.
    Episode 34 - Justice Should Never Be A Luxury Item
    29:23
  28. 36.
    Episode 33 - ORIS Deep Dive with VJ Geronimo
    1:09:30
  29. 37.
    Episode 32 - The Aesthetic Revolution (Will Be Beautiful)
    1:23:58
  30. 38.
    Episode 31 - Spiritual Materialism: How Watches Take On Significance and Meaning
    1:18:52
  31. 39.
    Episode 30 - 30 Holy Grail Watches in 5 Categories
    1:19:53
  32. 40.
    Episode 29 - An Ode to The Future of Refinished Dials
    52:13
  33. 41.
    Episode 28 - Horological Meditation #1
    21:00
  34. 42.
    Episode 27 - Rolex Is A Black Hole
    1:17:15
  35. 43.
    Episode 26 - Diving Shipwrecks Alone With The Rolex DEEPSEA
    1:11:28
  36. 44.
    Episode 25 - Vintage Seiko Expert David Flett
    1:21:39
  37. 45.
    Episode 24 - Getting Funky With H. Moser Watches CEO Edouard Meylan
    51:03
  38. 46.
    Episode 23 - How a Watch's Design Affects Our Perception of Time
    1:10:47
  39. 47.
    Episode 22- Longines CEO on Busting Bandits, Closing The In-House Manufacture, & His Journey From Exile to Executive
    34:04
  40. 48.
    Episode 21 - How to Pick Out Watches You'll Keep Forever
    1:00:44
  41. 49.
    Episode 20 - 20 Watches Allen Almost Bought During a 3-Day Delirium
    58:46
  42. 50.
    Episode 19 - Horological Polygamy & The Unholy Trinity
    34:55

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